Imagine thousands of potential employees vanishing into thin air. That’s the prospect many metro areas are facing, thanks to the demographic shifts taking place in the American workforce. Between the relatively small size of Generation Z, declining birth rates and low immigration totals, experts say the tight labor market of the Covid-19 era is likely to stick around for the long term — even if there is a recession.
How big will the Gen Z ‘problem’ be in Baltimore? Here’s what the data says.
January 3, 2023